Books/Reading · Knitting · Year of Projects 2023

Friday Finishes – February 24, 2023

I missed talking about books on Wednesday so you get some bonus content today as I have a finished knitted object and some finished reads to talk about. First up, I finished the Dragonstone Socks. Design is by Sammilyn and yarn is Lanitium Ex Machina's Basic Sock in the color Slumber. These are Game of… Continue reading Friday Finishes – February 24, 2023

Crochet · cross stitch · Knitting · Year of Projects 2023

Year of Projects 2023: Week 8

This month is flying by. I feel like we just started the year, and yet, we're heading into the last full week of the second month! Here's what I've been working on this week. (I am still working towards my cast-on goal of 31 projects in Jan/Feb and you can see that list over here.… Continue reading Year of Projects 2023: Week 8


FO Friday: Beach Walk Blanket

It is done! A long-term project I started last April, and the first really big crochet project I decided to tackle after learning how to crochet just a couple of months before. Pattern is by Marion Mitchell of Wool.Thread.Paint. I highly recommend her patterns. They come with extensive instructions with steps illustrated with photos (the… Continue reading FO Friday: Beach Walk Blanket

cross stitch · Knitting · Quilting · Year of Projects 2023

Year of Projects 2023: Week 7

Progress continues along on various things. I am about 75% finished the Carrasco cowl using the 4-color sportweight gradient from The Unique Sheep. I have 2 more full pattern repeats to go to finish up the first of my Dragonstone Socks (plus the plain rounds at the toe), and I have decided to try to… Continue reading Year of Projects 2023: Week 7